|Maison château Loches 1 200 m²|
This well presented 18c-19c Touraine chateau comes with 30 hectares of private estate. Located a short drive south from the popular market town of Loches, with excellent access to Tours and Paris (3h15) with plenty of space within the chateau and possibility for even more in the outbuildings.
The chateau offers 1200m² of habitable space with scope for another 600m². On the ground floor the entrance hall has an attractive tiled floor and stairs leading to the first floor. The 12m² kitchen has traditional quarry tiled floors which extend into the utility room. The main lounge of 56m² features a stone floor, ceiling roses and marble fireplace and direct access to the park. A second reception room of 45m² features a large tuffeau stone fireplace; The 43m² dining hall has the same character tiles as the entrance hall and also benefits from another large fireplace and exposed beams. A billiard room of 35m² with oak parquet floor, fireplace and original ceiling rose. You will also discover a library of 32m² with oak parquet floor and stone fireplace, wc, 2 further entrance halls and two good sized double bedrooms complete the ground floor.
The first floor (accessible via a choice of 3 staircases) provides a large corridor with parquet floor and cupboards giving access to 6 bedrooms with oak parquet floors and several with feature fireplaces and a second landing accessing another 4 bedrooms. The upper floor (former staff quarters) are available for additional accommodation.
In addition to the chateau there is a farm of 350m², stables, kennels and a pigeonnaire. The pool measures 13m x 5m and has a covered pool house. The grounds are a mixture of formal parkland, woodland and paddocks totaling roughly 30 hectares. Some redecoration is needed in areas but this property is well presented and in a great quiet location with a local village nearby and a choice of market towns within a short drive.